A game for 2 players with similaritlies to NIM. Place one counter on each spot on the games board. Players take it is turns to remove 1 or 2 adjacent counters. The winner picks up the last counter.

A game for 2 players. Take turns to place a counter so that it occupies one of the lowest possible positions in the grid. The first player to complete a line of 4 wins.

Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.

A game for 2 or more people, based on the traditional card game Rummy. Players aim to make two `tricks', where each trick has to consist of a picture of a shape, a name that describes that shape, and. . . .

The classic vector racing game brought to a screen near you.

Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?

Who said that adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing couldn't be fun?

The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play, either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a line. . . .

A game for 2 people that everybody knows. You can play with a friend or online. If you play correctly you never lose!

A game for 2 players that can be played online. Players take it in turns to select a word from the 9 words given. The aim is to select all the occurrences of the same letter.

This is a challenging game of strategy for two players with many interesting variations.

A game from Italy. Play with a friend and see if you can be the first to get five pieces in a line.

To avoid losing think of another very well known game where the patterns of play are similar.

Some Games That May Be Nice or Nasty for an adult and child. Use your knowledge of place value to beat your opponent.

Play this well-known game against the computer where each player is equally likely to choose scissors, paper or rock. Why not try the variations too?

Everthing you have always wanted to do with dominoes! Some of these games are good for practising your mental calculation skills, and some are good for your reasoning skills.

Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last counter?

A game for two players. You'll need some counters and somewhere to draw a board.

Shut the Box game for an adult and child. Can you turn over the cards which match the numbers on the dice?

A game for 2 or more players with a pack of cards. Practise your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to hit the target score.

Play this game to learn about adding and subtracting positive and negative numbers

A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

A maths-based Football World Cup simulation for teachers and students to use.

Dicey Operations for an adult and child. Can you get close to 1000 than your partner?

Fancy a game of cricket? Here is a mathematical version you can play indoors without breaking any windows.